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Owens Corning

$55.38

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Owens Corning provides 2019 outlook

The company expects an environment consistent with consensus expectations for global industrial production growth, U.S. housing starts, and global commercial and industrial construction growth. In Insulation, the company expects a flat macroeconomic outlook for the North America residential fiberglass insulation business. In this business, the company expects continued positive pricing momentum to be offset by lower volumes and production curtailments. In the technical and other building insulation businesses, the company expects earnings growth driven by improved operating performance and growth in global construction and industrial insulation markets. In Composites, the company expects growth in the glass fiber market consistent with global industrial production growth, with a more uncertain global economic environment. The company expects volume growth and improved operating performance to be offset by inflation. In Roofing, the company expects relatively flat U.S. shingle end-market demand with industry shipments slightly below last year, assuming average storm demand. For Owens Corning, the company anticipates a favorable geographic mix comparison with the prior year and a higher share of shipments. Contribution margins entering 2019 position the business for continued strong performance. The company estimates an effective tax rate of 26% to 28%, and a cash tax rate of 10% to 12% on adjusted pre-tax earnings, due to the company's U.S. tax net operating loss and foreign tax credit carryforwards. The company expects general corporate expenses to be between $140 million and $150 million. Capital additions are expected to total approximately $500 million, with an increased focus on productivity improvements. Interest expense is expected to be approximately $130 million. The company anticipates returning to strong conversion of adjusted earnings into free cash flow. The company plans to prioritize free cash flow to ongoing dividends and reduction of the term loan associated with the purchase of Paroc. Additional free cash flow could be available for share repurchases under the company's existing authorization.

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OC Owens Corning
$55.38

0.73 (1.34%)

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LEHM
12/12/18
DOWNGRADE
Target $18
LEHM
Equal Weight
Barclays downgrades BMC Stock Holdings to Equal Weight with $18 target
Barclays analyst Matthew Bouley downgraded BMC Stock Holdings (BMHC) to Equal Weight from Overweight and lowered his price target for the shares to $18 from $22. Slower new residential construction coupled with lower lumber prices likely leaves declining revenues year-over-year in 2019 with flat EBITDA for the company, Bouley tells investors in a research note on the U.S. Homebuilding & Building Products space titled "Winter Is Coming." He prefer distributors with more diverse end market exposure. The analyst also designated Owens Corning (OC) his Top Pick.
02/01/19
BUCK
02/01/19
INITIATION
Target $54
BUCK
Neutral
Owens Corning initiated with a Neutral at Buckingham
Buckingham analyst Megan McGrath initiated Owens with a Neutral and $54 price target citing lackluster construction volumes and slowing industrial growth.
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INITIATION

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Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. AB InBev (BUD) initiated with a Hold at Societe Generale. 2. Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD) initiated with a Buy at DA Davidson. 3. EVO Payments (EVOP) initiated with an Outperform at First Analysis. 4. Owens Corning (OC) initiated with a Neutral at Buckingham. 5. BJ's Wholesale (BJ) reinstated with an Equal Weight at Barclays. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
02/05/19
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02/05/19
NO CHANGE
Target $58
LEHM
Overweight
Owens Corning risk/reward favorable into Q4 results, says Barclays
Barclays analyst Matthew Bouley sees a favorable risk/reward for Owens Corning into its Q4 results following his "positive" insulation distributor checks. While ARMA data driving potential upside to Q4 is now well-appreciated, price realization in Insulation is an incremental positive supporting 2019 estimates, Bouley tells investors in a pre-earnings research note. The analyst also believes Owens shares do not fully reflect the potential benefits of lower asphalt prices, which he thinks "lend support in light of broader demand uncertainty." He keeps an Overweight rating on Owens Corning with a $58 price target.

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